After trump blocking: hungary announces regulation of online platforms

After Trump blocking: Hungary announces regulation of online platforms

The right conservative governed hungary wants to approach online platforms such as facebook and twitter because of their user guidelines. "Nowadays everyone can be excluded without any official, transparent, correct method from the online space", wrote justice minister judit varga on tuesday on her facebook page. "Can be blocked, hairdressers, retires, teachers, small and coarse operators as well as government winners." for this reason, you will submit a bill to the regulation of the activity of the tech giants in hungary in the early year in the parliament.

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In the previous week varga claimed that facebook had "secretly and from political reasons" your profile for less user had made visible. A spokesman for the company denied this opposite the hungarian portal "hvg.Hu".

In hungary, the next parliamentary election is in the early 2022. The ministerial prassor viktor orban governed since 2010 has largely brought the most common media under its control. At the same time, his popularity among younger electants is significantly lower than on average. According to observers, the orban government therefore considers that more control over the social media.